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25th Mar, 2020 10:29:16 AM

Appeal to Familial Wisdom in Chakotay's case.

We have Stereotype, As Long as It Sounds Foreign, and tropes like Hollywood Natives and Magical Native American, but do we have a trope specifically for when the foreignness of a culture is used as license to just make up it up?

25th Mar, 2020 10:30:55 AM

^ That isn't the trope, though.

25th Mar, 2020 10:33:36 AM

Ah. Guess not. Misread what you were asking based on the title, sorry.

Edited by Unsung

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